The show, those stars Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld, debuting on November 24, Marvel Studios announced on Thursday. Renner will reprise his role as Clint Barton, aka Hawkeye, from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, while Steinfeld will play Kate Bishop. Bishop was a Marvel Comics character who took on the Hawkeye mantle after Barton and was also a member of the Young Avengers.
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Together with Renner and Steinfeld, series will also star Vera Farmiga, Florence Pugh, Fra Fee, Tony Dalton, Alaqua Cox and Zahn McClarnon. Jonathan Igla is associated with writing and performing ‘Hawkeye’.
The exact plot of the series is unknown, but it’s safe to assume that Barton Bishop will train to become the new Hawkeye. It will also see Pugh reprise the role of Yelena Belova from “Black Widow.” Variety exclusively reported in March that there are also plans to develop a spin-off series based on Cox’s character, Echo.
Launching in November, “Hawkeye” will be the fourth live-action MCU show to debut on Disney Plus. The first was “WandaVision” with Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, followed by “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier” with Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan. Most recently, the streamer “Loki” debuted starring Tom Hiddleston and Sophia Di Martino.
“WandaVision” and “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier” garnered 28 Emmy nominations together, with “WandaVision” nodding for Best Limited Series, Best Actress in a Limited Series (Olsen), and Best Actor in a Limited Series (Bettany). . Katheryn Hahn also scored a nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a Limited Series.
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